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Cutlass-class patrol vessel
Class overview
Name: Cutlass class
Operators:  Royal Navy
Preceded by: Scimitar class
In service: 2021-present
Building: 1
Completed: 1
Active: 1
General characteristics
Type: Patrol boat
Length: 19m
Propulsion: 3 x Volvo D13 engines (1000 HP) driving 3 x MJP 350X Waterjets
Speed: 41 knots (47 mph; 76 km/h)

The Cutlass class is a class of fast patrol boat of the British Royal Navy.

The two vessels of this class are a commercial HPB-1900 design, built to military specifications by Merseyside-based Marine Specialised Technology.[1]

The vessels are being assigned to serve in a sovereignty protection and coastal security role with the Royal Navy's Gibraltar Squadron.[2]

Vessels in the class

Name Pennant No. Builder Laid down Launched Commissioned Status
Cutlass P295 Marine Specialised Technology, Merseyside July 2020[3][4] Commissioned[5]
Dagger P296 July 2020[3][4] Sea Trials

See also


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